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by Wilbur, LaFayette, 1834-1918
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419 pages. Volume 2 of 4. Historical treatise detailing the early history of the state of Vermont. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Vermont, History
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by Wilbur, LaFayette, 1834-1918
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397 pages. Volume 3 of 4. Historical treatise detailing the early history of the state of Vermont. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topic: History
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by Wilbur, LaFayette, 1834-1918
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463 pages. Volume 4 of 4. Historical treatise detailing the early history of the state of Vermont. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topic: History
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Halloween card in Middlebury College's collection of holiday cards. This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt.
Topics: Halloween, Postcards, Holiday cards, Greeting cards
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by Middlebury College Publication Department
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Middlebury College New Faces for the Class of 1988. This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt.
Topics: Middlebury College, College freshmen, First-year students, Photographs, New Faces
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by Middlebury College Publication Department
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Middlebury College New Faces for the Class of 1995. This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt.
Topics: Middlebury College, Freshmen, New Faces, Photographs
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by Middlebury College Publication Department
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Middlebury College New Faces for the Class of 1985. This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt.
Topics: Middlebury College, College freshmen, First-year students, Photographs, New Faces
Final project produced by students in Professor Kathryn Morse's Spring 2004 ENVS401 senior seminar.
Topics: Student work, Coursework, ENVS401, Environmental Studies, Environmental science, Academics, Potash...
Final project produced by students in Professor Mez Baker-Medard's Spring 2018 ENVS401 senior seminar.
Topics: Environmental science, Environmental Studies, Academics, Student work, Coursework, ENVS401,...
Final project produced by students in Professors Nadine Barnicle's Fall 2017 ENVS401 senior seminar.
Topics: Student work, Coursework, ENVS401, Environmental Studies, Environmental science, Academics, Wate,...
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Presidential Commission on Undergraduate Life produced in 1967 during the tenure of President James Isbell Armstrong. The document primarily discusses Dean Dennis O'Brien and his subcommittee on student rights in development of a student questionnaire. Subjects of note include: parietal hours ("times when open visiting of men and women is permitted with relatively little regulation") and sexual activity in Middlebury dormitories and fraternities; Middlebury's residential policy;...
Topics: Reports, College presidents, Middlebury College, College regulations, Women's education, Student...
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by Middlebury College Publication Department
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Middlebury College New Faces for the Class of 1982. This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt.
Topics: Middlebury College, College freshmen, First-year students, Photographs, New Faces
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by Smith, Sharon
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Copy of an unauthorized, unofficial letter written by Sharon Smith (Class of 1968) that was covertly included in the orientation paperwork of every incoming female freshman in 1967. A condom was also attached. The letter discusses contraception and details exactly the methods and costs for preventing and eliminating a pregnancy. The source of the letter was unknown until Sharon Smith revealed herself as the author at her 50th college reunion, in 2018. Also titled, "Honi soit qui mal...
Topics: Birth control, Contraception, Orientation, Female college students, Women college students, Sexual...
Topics: Middlebury College, Letters, Correspondence, Abolitionism, Anti-slavery, Elliott, Ephraim,...
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by Middlebury College Publication Department
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Middlebury College New Faces for the Class of 1980. This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt.
Topics: Middlebury College, College freshmen, First-year students, Photographs, New Faces
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by Residential Life Committee
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In September of 1997, the Board of Trustees resolved that the Middlebury College Community "design and implement" a Commons system that include three cornerstones: 1. decentralized dining; 2. proximate housing for a Faculty Associate; 3. continuing membership for students. This report, compiled by the Residential Life Committee, is essentially the founding document for Middlebury College's Commons system. This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and...
Topics: Residential life, College housing, Student housing, Commons system, Middlebury College, Dormitories
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by Albee, Solon
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Letter written by Solon Albee, Class of 1851. This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt.
Topics: Middlebury College, Middlebury College alumni, Middlebury alumni, Correspondence
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by Yale, Nathan David
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Letter written by Nathan David Yale This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt.
Topics: Middlebury College, Middlebury College alumni, Correspondence, Manuscripts, Middlebury alumni,...
Final project prepared by students in Professor Mez Baker-Medard's Spring 2020 ENVS401 senior seminar.
Topics: ENVS401, Environmental Studies, Environmental science, Academics, Student work, Coursework,...
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by Human Relations Committee
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1999 diversity report of the Human Relations Committee, tasked by President John McCardell, Jr. to "assess, systematically and comprehensively, the current campus climate on diversity, including but not necessarily limited to issues of race, color, gender, and sexuality as they pertain to students, faculty and staff." The report was compiled by Randy Cofield, Class of 2001; Miguel Fernandez, Instructor in Spanish; Curt Goldman, Class of 2000; Roman Graf, Assistant Professor of German;...
Topics: Reports, Race, Racism, Diversity, Gender, Discrimination, Human Relations Committee, Human...
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Topics: Middlebury College Language Schools, Language schools, Middlebury College
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by Middlebury College Publication Department
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Middlebury College New Faces for the Class of 2002. This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt.
Topics: Middlebury College, College freshmen, First-year students, Photographs, New Faces
Final project produced by students in Professor Nan Jenks-Jay's Spring 2005 ENVS401 senior seminar.
Topics: Addison County, Farms, Bed and Breakfasts, Restaurants, Eating local, Food, Academics, Student...
Final project produced by students in Professor Steve Trombulak's Fall 1991 ENVS401 senior seminar.
Topics: Environmental Studies, Environmental science, Adirondack mountains, Adirondacks, Student work,...
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by Merrill, Thomas A. (Thomas Abbot), 1780-1855
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Semicentennial sermon containing a history of Middlebury, VT., delivered Dec. 3, 1849, being the first Thanksgiving Day, after the expiration of half a century from the organization of the Congregational Church, Sept. 5, 1790, by Thomas A. Merrill. D.D., Pastor of the church. This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt.
Topics: Sermons, Middlebury (VT.)
Final project produced by students in Professor Kathryn Morse's Spring 2004 ENVS401 senior seminar.
Topics: Environmental science, Environmental Studies, Academics, Student work, ENVS, Coursework,...
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Halloween card in Middlebury College's collection of holiday cards. This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt.
Topics: Halloween, Postcards, Holiday cards, Greeting cards
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by Middlebury College Publication Department
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Middlebury College New Faces for the Class of 2006. This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt.
Topics: Middlebury College, College freshmen, First-year students, Photographs, New Faces
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by Atwater, Jeremiah, 1773-1858
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Letter from Jeremiah Atwater to Thomas & Thomas Booksellers. This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt.
Topics: Middlebury College - Presidents, Middlebury College, College presidents, Manuscripts
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by Fisk, Pliny, 1792-1825
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Holograph journal kept by Pliny Fisk, Middlebury College class of 1814, documenting his time as a missionary in the Middle East from 1821 to 1823. This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt.
Topics: Missionaries, Palestine, American missionaries
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516 pages. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: History, Fair Haven (Vt.)
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by F.W. Beers & Co.
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Atlas focusing on Orange County, Vermont. 90 pages.  Includes business notices & maps. Digitized from the original print version in the Vermont Collection of Middlebury College.
Topics: Orange County (Vt.), Maps, Atlases
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by Martin, Mary Elizabeth Allen, 1839-1893
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Cookbook written by Mary Elizabeth Martin. This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt.
Topics: Cookbooks, Martin Missionary collection, Recipes, Missionaries
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An account of Le Roi Jones's visit to Sierra Maestra in Oriente province- as reproduced in Yugen magazine
Topics: Cuba, Le Roi Jones, Yugen magazine
Final project produced by students in Professor Nadine Barnicle's Fall 2006 ENVS401 senior seminar.
Topics: Environmental science, Environmental Studies, Academics, Student work, ENVS, Coursework, Renewable...
Final project produced by students in Professor Nadine Barnicle's Fall 2017 ENVS401 senior seminar.
Topics: ENVS401, Environmental science, Environmental studies, Coursework, Student work, Academics,...
[1], 171 p. ; 21 cm. Includes bibliographical references. "A Bengal officer" = Charles Stuart (though formerly sometimes identified as John Scott, also known as Scott-Waring: see Oxford DNB). Memoir of the expediency of an ecclesiastical establishment for British India. This is a scanned version of the original document in the Rare Books and Manuscripts Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Hinduism, India, Colonialism, Missionaries, Buchanan, Claudius, 1766-1815
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by Campbell, Hugh C., d.1912
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Letter requesting statement of past enrollment. This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt.
Topics: Middlebury College -- Presidents, College presidents, Manuscripts
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by Albee, Solon
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Letter written by Solon Albee, Class of 1851. This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt.
Topics: Middlebury College, Middlebury College alumni, Middlebury alumni, Correspondence
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by Gerald L.K. Smith
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16 p. : ports. ; 14 cm.
Topics: Antisemitism, United States, Communism, Judaism, Zionism, Propaganda, Rare books and manuscripts,...
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Halloween card in Middlebury College's collection of holiday cards. This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt.
Topics: Halloween, Postcards, Holiday cards, Greeting cards
Report submitted by a group of four senior student affairs and residential life professionals (from Kenyon, Carleton, Rice, and Connecticut College) who visited campus in October 2018, presents their observations and perspectives, and offers concrete suggestions regarding how Middlebury might move beyond the Commons system. This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt.
Topics: Residential life, College housing, Middlebury College, Student housing, Commons system, Student life
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by Brainerd, Ezra, 1844-1924
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Letter concerning past correspondence with Mr. Rockefeller. This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt.
Topics: Middlebury College -- Presidents, Middlebury College, Manuscripts
State Geological Survey. This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt.
Topics: Middlebury College -- Presidents, Middlebury College, Manuscripts
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Benjamin Franklin Langdon, Class of 1818, writing on the Protestant Church. This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt.
Topics: Middlebury College, Middlebury College alumni, Middlebury alumni, Protestant Church
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by Albee, Solon
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Letter written by Solon Albee, Class of 1851. This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt.
Topics: Middlebury College, Middlebury College alumni, Middlebury alumni, Correspondence
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Letter possibly written to Eliza Quilty from Charlie [Danford?]. This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt. Help us improve our transcriptions! If you see an error, email us at specialcollections@middlebury.edu .
Topics: Correspondence, Quilty, Elizabeth "Eliza", United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865,...
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by Wilbur, LaFayette, 1834-1918
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362 pages.  Volume 1 of 4.  Historical treatise detailing the early history of the state of Vermont. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Vermont, History
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This images was scanned from an original print or negative in the Kent Family Collection at Middlebury College Special Collections (Middlebury, Vt.)
Topics: Middlebury College, American Civil War, 1st Regiment, United States Army, Kent family
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by Middlebury College
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Middlebury College New Faces. This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt.
Topics: Middlebury College, Photographs, College freshmen, Middlebury College alumni
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by Brooks, Maria Gowen, 1794 or 1795-1845.
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112 pages
Topics: Brooks, poems
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by Middlebury College Publication Department
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Middlebury College New Faces for the Class of 1962. This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt.
Topics: Middlebury College, College freshmen, First-year students, Photographs, New Faces
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by Bell, Edwin R.
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Letter of scholarship for Sarah B. Sheldon. This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt.
Topics: Middlebury College, Middlebury College -- Presidents, Manuscripts
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by Fisher, Ruth C. B.
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Letter with questions about scholarships from a prospective student. This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt.
Topics: Middlebury College -- Presidents, College presidents, Manuscripts
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by Moody, Calvin B., 1855-1941
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Letter of praise for Brainerd's 1897 commencement speech. This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt.
Topics: Middlebury College -- Presidents, College presidents, Manuscripts
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Typescript copy of Civil War prison diary kept by Major Edwin Higley Hall (Class of 1868), dated 1861 to 1865 This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt.
Topics: Middlebury College, Middlebury College alumni, Middlebury alumni, United States--History--Civil...
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by Preston, Maria Hannah
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Letter written by Maria Hannah Preston to Mary Polly Fisher. This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt.
Topics: Correspondence, Fisher, Mary Polly, Rural families - Vermont, Vermont - Social life and customs -...
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by Student Government Association
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Student Government Association (SGA) bill enacting that the P.E. credit become a Health and Wellness credit and that students must be involved in two activities which have been or will be approved by the Health and Wellness staff and are oriented towards physical and/or mental heath and wellness for at least eight hours in order to graduate. The bill was sponsored by Alexis Levato, Senior Senator; and Travis Sanderson, Senior Senator. This is a scanned version of the original image in Special...
Topics: Middlebury College, Health and wellness, Physical Education, Mental health, Accessibility,...
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by Student Government Association
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Student Government Association (SGA) resolution recommending that the handbook committee implement handbook policy for an open disciplinary hearing. The bill was sponsored by Alec Fleischer, Feb Senator. This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt.
Topics: Student government, Student Government Association, Disciplinary hearings, Middlebury College...
485 pages. Tercentenary edition prepared for the Saranac Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Champlain Valley, History, New England
Final project produced by students in Professor Nadine Barnicle's Fall 2017 ENVS401 senior seminar.
Topics: Student work, Coursework, ENVS401, Environmental Studies, Environmental science, Academics, Food,...
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by Middlebury College
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Middlebury College New Faces for the Class of 1977. This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt.
Topics: Middlebury College, Photographs, New Faces, Freshmen
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by Middlebury College Publication Department
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Middlebury College New Faces for the Class of 1992. This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt.
Topics: Middlebury College, College freshmen, First-year students, Photographs, New Faces
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by Perrigo, Harlan S., 1843-1920
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Letter of recommendation for teacher. This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt.
Topics: Middlebury College -- Presidents, College presidents, Manuscripts
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by Albee, Solon
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Letter written by Solon Albee, Class of 1851. This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt.
Topics: Middlebury College, Middlebury College alumni, Middlebury alumni, Correspondence
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by Preston, Maria Hannah
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Letter written by Maria Hannah Preston to Mary P. Smith. This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt.
Topics: Correspondence, Smith, Mary P., Missionaries - Thailand, Rural families - Vermont, Letters
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Invitation to the Commencement Ball, 1807. Taken from a scrapbook assembled by James Simmons This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt.
Topics: Balls (Parties), Commencement ceremonies, Middlebury College, Ephemera
Final project produced by students in Rebecca Gould's Fall 2001 ENVS401 senior seminar.
Topics: Environmental science, Environmental Studies, Academics, Student work, ENVS, Coursework,...
Final project produced by students in Professor Molly Costanza-Robinson's Spring 2020 ENVS401 senior seminar.
Topics: Environmental studies, Environmental science, ENVS401, Academics, Student work, Coursework, People...
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by Saxe, J. G. (John Godfrey), 1816-1887
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Letter concerning the gifting of copies of the Harvard Graduate. This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt.
Topics: Middlebury College -- Presidents, College presidents, Manuscripts
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by Albee, Solon
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Letter written by Solon Albee, Class of 1851. This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt.
Topics: Middlebury College, Middlebury College alumni, Middlebury alumni, Correspondence
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by Albee, Solon
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Letter written by Solon Albee, Class of 1851. This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt.
Topics: Middlebury College, Middlebury College alumni, Middlebury alumni, Correspondence
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by Preston, Maria Hannah
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Letter written by Maria Hannah Preston to Mary Polly Fisher. This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt.
Topics: Correspondence, Fisher, Mary Polly, Rural families - Vermont, Vermont - Social life and customs -...
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by Frost, Robert, 1874-1963
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Letter written by Robert Frost to Marguerite Wilkinson, dated April 21, 1919. This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt.
Topics: Correspondence, Poets, American, Wilkinson, Marguerite, 1883-1928, Manuscripts
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Valentine's Day card from Middlebury College's collection of holiday cards. This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt.
Topics: Valentine's Day, Postcards, Holiday cards, Greeting cards